Women’s March moves from streets to midterms and beyond

By , Daily Memphian Published: January 26, 2019 8:38 PM CT
<strong>A week after the Memphis Women&rsquo;s March, a dozen organizations rallied at Clayborn Temple Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, to discuss a broad range of women's issues, including health and reproductive rights, equality, education and election reform.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

A week after the Memphis Women’s March, a dozen organizations rallied at Clayborn Temple Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, to discuss a broad range of women's issues, including health and reproductive rights, equality, education and election reform. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

A dozen local organizations rallied Saturday at Clayborn Temple in a follow up to last weekend’s Memphis Women’s March that focused on influencing the broad ideological course of state and federal government past the 2018 midterm elections.

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